Paragraph 1888

1888. It is necessary, then, to appeal to the spiritual and moral capacities of the human person and to the permanent need for his inner conversion, so as to obtain social changes that will really serve him. the acknowledged priority of the conversion of heart in no way eliminates but on the contrary imposes the obligation of bringing the appropriate remedies to institutions and living conditions when they are an inducement to sin, so that they conform to the norms of justice and advance the good rather than hinder it.12

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

226. What is the link between the sacraments and the Church?

435. How did Jesus interpret the Law?

482. What is required for earthly peace?

142. What is the work of the Spirit in Mary?

509. What is the content of the social doctrine of the Church?

187. How do the Bishops exercise their function of governing?

369. Are there acts which are always illicit?

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